THE BRITISH CAVALRY. Philip Warner.

THE BRITISH CAVALRY.

Pp. x+230, 16 coloured plates, black & white text illustrations and maps, appendices, select bibliography, index; small cr. 4to; brown boards, spine lettered in gilt, bottom fore-corners of boards lightly bruised; dust wrapper, slightly soiled, edges a trifle rubbed and split, the backstrip faintly faded; outer leaves and edges a trifle foxed; J. M. Dent & Sons, London, 1984. First edition. *'The origin and development of the cavalry, of the officers and men of the regiments, and of the battles and engagements in which the cavalry has played a key part. From the spirited actions of the English Civil War, through the Napoleonic Wars and the years in India, up to the twentieth century, when cavalry regiments successfully adapted to their new mount, the tank' [wrapper blurb]. Item #138880

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